Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Rue 114: Full Figured Fashion Week 2014


Rue 114 is a label for curvy women, debuting in 2010, Rue 114 has made a mark in the fashion industry and has done that celebrating beauty, style, and substance at all sizes.

See more photos after the jump.

Christie Brown: Spring/ Summer 2014

Photo: Spring Summer Look Book

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Christie Brown is a Ghanaian based luxury women's fashion brand that aims is to satisfy the stylish urge of "that modern woman who seeks a true taste of Africa".The label was founded in March 2008 with the launch of the brand's first run way show in Accra. Creative Director, Aisha Obuobi began her love affair with fashion at an early age.

See pieces from the latest S/S collection after the jump.

Thursday, June 19, 2014


Ok! I've been thinking about how to connect and engage with folks like me out there hence planning a Google hangout... for like minds, go getters, business savvy, fashion enthusiasts, music lovers, literature lovers and writers...I guess that covers every base :) i don't want to force it on anyone so if you're interested drop a word in the comment bar :) 
I will pick a date, most likely a weekend for ease of participation for a minimum of an hour.
who's in? :)

ps: I'm hoping that at least someone will be interested. 

Re Bahia: New Diffusion Label “Wild Magnolia”

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Re Bahia is a Nigerian Fashion brand established in 2009 and owned by the Creative Director Orire Omatsola. The Re Bahia style is one of simplicity. The clothing line focuses on the fabric, its colour and texture. The line aims to create a fusion between western and African fabrics.

This collection is titled "Wild Magnolia". Check out the full collection after the jump.

Orange Culture: Resort 2015 “Dovetail” Collection


Orange Culture is a Nigerian Label owned by the designer, Adebayo Oke-Lawal who has consistently been involved in a broad spectrum in fashion since he began designing at age 10. His work ranges from styling and designing to journalism and writing.

see photos from the collection after the jump.

Lupita Nyong’o Stuns on her first Vogue cover

Lupita lands her first Vogue cover after a whirlwind of flawless fashion in this past Award season. This Lady just keeps winning!

See more photos from her vogue shoot after the jump.

Friday, June 13, 2014



Vonne Couture is owned by Nigerian Designer, Yvonne Nwosu. This " Sheer fantasy" collection is inspired by Grecian goddesses and influenced by the Greek mythological figures and was first shown at the Ghana Fashion and Design week.

See more pieces from the sneak peak after the jump.

Fashion tips: How to Start and Market a Clothing Line

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To all my fellow fashion enthusiasts who are dreaming and planning to own a clothing label. Look no further for information on how to take the first few bold steps to realizing your dreams. I am one of such people who dream to own a clothing label soon being that i have always loved fashion; now is time to put some work into achieving this dream. 
See some few key steps on how to begin and market your clothing line after the jump. 

Monday, June 09, 2014

Wambui Mukenyi: Fall/Winter 2014 Jackets Collection

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Founded in 2009 the Wambui Mukenyi label is the brainchild of a self taught designer. Every collection shows the designer’s love for luxurious fabric, whilst at the same time instilling her African heritage to produce timeless feminine and effortlessly stylish pieces.

Check out the complete collection after the jump.